The University of Arizona


Tips to Help Faculty Build Online Courses

Since 2015, the University of Arizona has made significant strides to help their faculty build online courses. Following the launch of UA Online, the Office of Digital Learning (ODL) was created to support and help faculty navigate how to design an online course. 

Today, faculties have access to resources such as toolkits for new instructional designers and online instructors. Particularly innovative is...

New Start and Its Impact on Student Success and Career Readiness

Since 1969, the New Start Summer Program at the University of Arizona has helped incoming freshman succeed in the transition from high school to college. Now in its 48th year, New Start continues to adapt and change to each generation’s need while staying true to the original mission of helping new students find the resources and community they need to be successful in college.

Today, New Start stands as one of UA’s premier summer...

News Roundup: UA Yuma, AWC Expand STEM Degrees in South Yuma County

The University of Arizona Yuma and Arizona Western College recently broke ground to expand STEM-related degrees and learning spaces for students in South Yuma County.

After earning an Informatics degree from AWC, students will have the option of earning one of four bachelor’s degrees from the UA, including System Administration, Software Development, Cyber Operations, and Digital Design.

For local students, it means they will be able to earn a STEM degree in a high demand field...